Sr. Data Analyst



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Sr. Data Analyst

San Diego, California


About this Position:

Sony Interactive Entertainment is looking for a Sr. Data Analyst to become part of Enterprise Applications team, that runs a wide array of application platforms globally. Ideal candidates will have a strong desire to build both in-depth technical skills and an ability to develop outstanding client-facing skills.


The role will primarily focus on playing with application data, identifying trends and opportunities for growth through analysis of complex data sets and presenting forward-looking insights and recommendations to the business.


You Will:

  • Own data analytics projects and/or lead significant subsets of larger initiatives
  • Work closely with business partners and leaders to define KPIs, identify critical metrics, and deliver useful insights.
  • Develop and maintain creative, rich interactive visualizations through data interpretation and analysis integrating reporting components from multiple data sources.
  • Use story telling techniques to present insights and influence department activities/direction.
  • Apply advanced data analytics principles to identify, analyze, interpret patterns in the data. Identify need for and develop machine learning models as needed.
  • Work with the data engineers on the team, to develop efficient schemas for acquired data from primary and secondary sources.
  • Ensure controls are in place to ensure the data integrity by performing data integrity gap analysis.
  • Will require flexible approach to working hours to support global business operations
  • Mentors and trains other staff


You Bring:

  • Bachelors or Master’s in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or related
  • 10+ years of experience with demonstrable skills with data mining, analysis and visualization
  • 6+ years of experience working extensively with MySQL or Snowflake
  • 4+ years of experience with Tableau, Power BI or other data analytics platforms
  • Possesses proven proficiency in SQL skills and Python / R.
  • Experience designing and deploying machine learning models
  • Technical writing experience in relevant areas, including reports, and presentations
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills



Equal Opportunity Statement:

Sony is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender (including gender identity, gender expression and gender reassignment), race (including colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin), religion or belief, marital or civil partnership status, disability, age, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, trade union membership or membership in any other legally protected category.

We strive to create an inclusive environment, empower employees and embrace diversity. We encourage everyone to respond.

PlayStation is a Fair Chance employer and qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records will be considered for employment.


Date posted: 2022-07-23